Available Positions

Information Technology Director, Sisters of Mercy

Location: Cumberland, RI; Merion, PA; Rochester, NY; Belmont, NC; Omaha, NE; or Silver Spring, MD. The Information Technology (IT) Director is an Institute-wide management position responsible for leading and providing accountability across all aspects of the technology environment with a global and bilingual user community of over 2000 women religious and 800 employees. Responsibilities include technology planning, fostering technology adoption, overseeing IT service delivery and management of a geographically disperse technology team to collaboratively achieve goals, meet quality standards, reduce risks, increase user satisfaction, and maintain operations. Additionally, the IT Director will work closely with the Institute’s Communications department and serve as a liaison between technology and other teams within the Institute and end users alike. These women religious are of varying skills, varying ages, and practitioners of various venues of IT, but all need these services to maintain and deepen relationships in a changing environment. As this role is key to building and fostering meaningful relationships across the Institute, the ideal candidate should have non-profit or religious organizational experience, leadership experience, strong communication skills, and a diverse understanding of various information technologies.

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Certified Meditation Teacher / Retreat Program Coordinator, Mercy Center, Burlingame, California

Location: Burlingame, California. Mercy Center is a ministry of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, an order of Catholic women religious. Mercy Center was established in 1981 in Burlingame, California, as a retreat center and a conference center for religious and other nonprofit organizations. Mercy Center provides opportunities for people to become more attentive to the presence of the Divine in their lives and in the world, and then respond with care for the Earth and service to others, especially people who are poor and vulnerable.

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Executive Director, Mercy by the Sea, Madison Connecticut

Mercy by the Sea, a retreat and conference center situated on 33 acres on the shores of Long Island Sound, has been welcoming church and professional groups, civic organizations, and businesses since 1972. Rooted in the tradition of the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy by the Sea welcomes individuals and groups of diverse faiths and backgrounds to a peaceful place of natural beauty for personal, spiritual, and professional renewal and growth. The Mercy-infused tradition of hospitality combined with the natural beauty of the Sound offers a unique setting and experience for meetings, innovative programming, and retreats. Mercy by the Sea offers overnight accommodations and meeting rooms for groups that wish to gather for team building or professional development.

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Office Coordinator, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

Location: Dallas, Pennsylvania. The Office Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of business tasks and workflow resulting in the efficient and effective operations of the Dallas office and Mercy Center Residence. The position performs a wide variety of responsible, confidential, and complex administrative duties for the Sisters of Mercy. The position is responsible for the day-to-day administrative oversight and management of the Dallas car fleet and will interface with Sisters from the Dallas area, the Sister Life Ministers, the insurance carrier, and the SMA, Inc. Fleet Manager. The position requires interface with staff, Sisters of Mercy, and various other organizations and vendors. Position responsibilities include support to various departments within the Dallas and Merion offices and reports to the Director of Real Estate and Property Management.

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Senior Communications Director, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

Location: Silver Spring, Maryland. As a senior member of the communications team, the Senior Director of Communications is an accomplished bilingual (English-Spanish) professional with extensive experience in leadership, management, team building and in communicating with a broad range of audiences. The Senior Director advises and supports the Institute Communications Officer (ICO), provides strategic advice on internal and external communications opportunities and tactics, manages content production and a team of writers, editors, designers, and visual communicators.

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Institute Chief Operating Officer, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

Location: Silver Spring, Maryland. Reporting to the Institute President, the Institute Chief Operating Officer (ICOO) is responsible for the overall administration, management, and organizational planning for the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas, Inc., in collaboration with the President and Institute Leadership Team. The ICOO works closely with the Institute Chief Financial Officer on management of financial resources, financial planning and operations for the long-term sustainability of the Institute to ensure the Institute can provide for the lifetime support of the Sisters. The ICOO acts as an advisor and thought partner to leadership in matters relating to assigned areas of responsibility, other departments, and related corporations; and is responsible for the development and implementation of operational policies and processes subject to approval by leadership.

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Administrative Assistant, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

Location: Silver Spring, Maryland. The Administrative Assistant III provides administrative support for the Institute, with primary focus in the Silver Spring administrative office. This member will be a working member of a team providing support services to leadership, chief executives, and department directors. Responsible for supporting Institute Office of Anti-Racism & Racial Equity and the Institute Justice Team. The ideal candidate is highly self-motivated, professional, and capable of managing their workload and prioritizing tasks.

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Communications Intern, Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

The Sisters of Mercy of the Americas seeks an hourly communications intern to support the work of the communications team for the summer. Internships are available in our offices in Omaha, NE; Merion, PA; Belmont, NC; and Silver Spring, MD. This is a paid position.

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Retreat Director, Mount Saint Francis Center for Spirituality

Location: Mt. St. Francis, Indiana. The primary function of the Retreat Director is to promote the spirituality and mission of the Mount Saint Francis Center for Spirituality by creating an environment of respite, conducive to encountering God, particularly in the beauty of His creation. Working directly with the retreat team, this position will be responsible for supervising general operations, programming, staff, budgeting, and marketing/fundraising.


Family Counselor, Mercy Center

Location: Asbury Park, New Jersey. Provide guidance and support to individuals, children, and families dealing with issues that affect their environment and emotional well-being. The counselor should have the abilities and skills to engage a diverse population, using a holistic approach “wellness” model which highlights and encourages the individual’s strengths.

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Victim Advocate/Coordinator, Mercy Center

Location: Asbury Park, New Jersey. The Domestic Violence /Sexual Violence Advocate/Coordinator is responsible for working with victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence including; providing crisis intervention and direct support services, conduct community outreach and presentations to improve victims access to services and resources to promote stability, safety, and wellbeing of survivors and their children. Coordinate and arrange meetings with the Domestic Violence and Sexual Violence stakeholders and victims’ services providers.

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Spanish-Speaking Therapist (MSW)

Location: St. Louis. The Spanish-speaking therapist will be an MSW who can provide therapy in both English and Spanish. While there is some option to express preferences for client characteristics and presenting problems, the ideal candidate for this position is flexible and open to learning to treat a range of clients and issues. The therapist will report directly to Michelle Salois, RN, LCSW the Executive and Clinical Director of Mercy Professional Services.

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President, Friends in Solidarity

Location: Silver Spring, Maryland. Friends in Solidarity seeks a dynamic president to lead the organization, the US partner to Solidarity with South Sudan. The candidate must be familiar with the culture and values of Catholic congregations of women and men religious. Friends in Solidarity’s next president will be an accomplished relationship builder and effective communicator with a demonstrated ability to inspire others to join this critically important ministry. The successful candidate needs to possess a working knowledge of Sub-Saharan Africa and a deep awareness of Catholic Social Teaching. For more information about the position, visit

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President, Sisters Academy of Baltimore

Location: Baltimore, Maryland. The next President should be a charismatic, Catholic, mission-oriented leader who will joyfully engage with all constituents. The President should seek to understand the Baltimore community and the need to sustain a strong sense of school and community. The future of Sisters Academy is promising; the vision and the strategic decisions that the President will supply will be critical to the future of this amazing school.

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Director of Development and Marketing, Cranaleith

Cranaleith seeks a mission-driven, creative, and strategic thinker to develop and manage a broad range of development and marketing activities. The ideal candidate should be knowledgeable about best practices and trends in data-driven marketing, brand management and public relations. Thorough knowledge of principles and practices of all aspects of nonprofit development; ability to work on multiple projects and assignments concurrently while prioritizing multiple agendas, articulate Cranaleith’s mission, interests and needs, build a strong social and business presence that can successfully represent Cranaleith to donors and trustees, and to effectively build positive working relationships both within and outside the Cranaleith community. Please submit a cover letter, resume, relevant certifications, and three professional references with contact information to

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Kitchen Assistant, Cranaleith

The Kitchen Assistant is a member of the kitchen/dining team under the direction and supervision of the Head Chef to help prepare meals and maintain the kitchen and food storage areas. All Kitchen Staff help with dish washing, but the Kitchen Assistant takes a leading role in this duty, as well as all other cleaning/sanitizing jobs in the kitchen. Under direction of the Chef, the Kitchen Assistant is responsible for preparing and baking fresh breads and pastries and may be assigned a variety of other responsibilities, depending upon experience and skill. Please submit a cover letter, resume, relevant certifications, and three professional references with contact information to

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Dean of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment, Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School

Location: Gwyendd Valley, PA. The primary responsibility of the Dean of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment is to assist with curriculum development, faculty growth, and student academic progress at Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School. The Dean of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment reports directly to the Principal, partnering collaboratively to provide leadership in the areas of curriculum development, the instructional growth of faculty, assessment review, and the building of the academic program as it impacts the experience of each student including course placement and course offerings. Apply by January 15, 2023.

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